Brinjal pâté with toasted pita breads

Recipe from: 8/1/2004 12:00:00 AM

Ingredients 8
Servings 7
Time 20 minutes


  • 1
    brinjals, peeled and cut into cubes
  • 80
    olive oil
  • 2
    cloves garlic, crushed
  • 5
  • 2
    ground ginger
  • 3
    pita breads
  • 1
    egg white
  • 30
    cumin seeds


30 minutes
Steam the brinjals over a pot of simmering water for 20 minutes or until soft. Drain well.
Heat the olive oil in a large pot and add thebrinjals, garlic, paprika and ginger.
Stir over a medium heat for about 10 minutes or until thebrinjal is very soft. Season to taste and serve hot with toasted pita breads.
PITA BREAD: Split each pita into two rounds.
Brush with egg white and sprinkle with cumin seeds.
Bake in a preheated 200 °C oven for 10 minutes or until the bread is crisp.

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